Japanese Banko Ware has been in production since the 19th century. Originating in the port town of Yokkaichi, Mie Prefecture, the local iron-rich clay has been favored for traditional tea ware. This charming white teapot includes a stainless steel strainer, and the glaze is reminiscent of a traditional salt glaze, with a subtle orange-peel like texture.
Made in Japan.
Dimensions: (spout to handle) 3 1/2" H X 5 1/2"W
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